Available Positions

Estimator - Calgary


About Us:

Daytona Homes has been a leader in the home building industry since 1993. We are dedicated to providing superior crafted homes and exceptional customer service across western Canada as we continue to grow into the future. Working with us means being a part of the Daytona Family. Daytona Homes offers opportunities for both personal and professional growth, excellent earning potential and, most importantly – having fun. We want to give our customers the best home buying experience possible and that starts with the best employees. We can’t wait to work with you!

Estimator - Calgary

Under the direction of the Construction Manager, the Estimator will ensure the timely and accurate release of completed construction files and price requests as well as the maintenance of master budgets and product library.

  • Prepare & maintain job files for housing;
  • Plan detailed material take offs & cost estimates;
  • Provide sub trade pricing for plans, specifications and coordinate the tender process;
  • Prepare cost to complete estimates, issue purchase orders to sub trades and material suppliers ;
  • Prepare all job files for Superintendent;
  • Monitor flow of invoices and work with accounting to ensure timely and accurate payables;
  • Complete all Sales price requests in a timely fashion;
  • Liaise with Sales Consultants/Admin team and Superintendent to ensure accuracy of information being distributed to the field;
  • Build and maintain model masters;
  • Build and maintain product library options/upgrades;
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned;

  • Minimum of 2-3 years of residential estimating experience
  • Recognized as an Architectural Technologist or have related post-secondary educational experience
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline-oriented environment
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Ability to work in a team as well as individually
  • Knowledge of Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Experience using NewStar Enterprise is an asset
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong time management skills
  • Capability to create & maintain housing budgets & costing options
  • Ability to manage a heavy workload
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to manage a heavy workload

 How We Work for You
  • Health and dental benefits immediately upon hire
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Inclusive work environment
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Employee pricing for Daytona home purchases
  • Tuition support

Please submit resumes, cover letters to careers@daytonahomes.ca with the job title in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidate best meets the needs of the position. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.